Support Worker

Recruiter
CAS Behavioural Health
Location
Mansfield Woodhouse
Salary
£10000 - £19999/annum £7.65ph
Posted
18 Jul 2017
Closes
17 Aug 2017
Sector
Public Sector
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
CAS Behavioural Health is one of the UK`s leading providers of specialist behavioural adult healthcare services.

About The Pines
Pines is an extended residential service from Broughton House. It caters for young people and adults with autism and severe learning difficulties often accompanied by complex needs and challenging behaviour. Our aim is to promote independance, choice and community inclusion.

Main Duties and Responsibilities
• Build professional relationships with the clients and other staff at your establishment and throughout the company and disengage from these appropriately
• Do everything possible to maintain a safe, clean and enjoyable environment to live and work in, this will involve domestic duties
• Learn about our individual's specific needs and help meet those needs in the most appropriate way following all policies and procedures
• Assist clients with their medical and welfare needs and to report as required, which may include the administration of emergency "when required" medication
• Support our clients to maintain their personal cleanliness, general hygiene and appearance, this may include intimate care, following individual care plan

We're looking for people who have:
• Awareness of the general health, safety and welfare of the clients
• Awareness of what equal opportunities and discrimination are and how it can be prevented
• Awareness of what effective teamwork is
• Ability to follow a work pattern and attend work punctually and reliably
• Ability to participate in training and development to enable the job to be done to the required standard

Why join us?
In return we offer many benefits which include: training on site, paid DBS, pension scheme, staff uniform, free meals and childcare vouchers. We also offer the cycle to work scheme and free parking on site.

Specific Requirement
Please note – this role is exempt from the Rehabilitation of Offenders Act 1974 as you will be in contact with vulnerable adults. Therefore all candidates invited for interview will be required to undergo an enhanced DBS check and any offer of employment is subject to successful clearance.
If you are looking for a truly rewarding career with great prospects then we would love to hear from you